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Mistaken Identity

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In a world of tweets, snap chats and Facebook posts a case of mistaken identity can get a little messy.

During the unconventional republican convention a lot of people had a lot to say; so of course they took to social media to share it with the world. Unfortunately for some Twitter users their message hit a road block when they were sent to the wrong organization.

Turns out a police service in Canada called the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is the first thing to pop up when you search RNC. So a slew of tweets including quote “go Trump, beat crooked Hillary” and quote “pray all is peaceful in Cleveland tonight” is going to the Canadian police force.  read more »

A Political Foul

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The Republican National Committee preaches lower taxes and less government spending. But their own spending habits are now a hot topic on political talk shows.

The RNC is working to recoup about $2,000 from a vendor it says charged the committee to entertain some contributors at a strip club. The committee says several members of their Young Eagles group had been in Los Angeles for a meeting and while there, visited a club known for its topless dancers and bondage outfits. The $2,000 bill was added to this month’s financial disclosure report and caught the attention of a conservative political blog site. They have since fired staffer Allison Meyers who was the Director of the Young Eagles program.  read more »